9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

A Strange Wrestling Match A Strange Wrestling Match : THERE was once a wrestler called Vijay Singh. A tall man with massive shoulders and muscular arms, he towered over others like a giant. Vijay Singh, people said, was a born wrestler and could beat all other wrestlers in […]

Read More
9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

A Pact with the Sun A Pact with the Sun : A Pact with the Sun SAEEDA’S mother had been ailing for a long time — fever, cough, body-ache, painful joints and what not. Treated by a variety of physicians for weeks, she often showed signs of improvement […]

Read More
9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

A Gift of Chappals A Gift of Chappals : A smiling Rukku Manni threw open the door. Ravi and Meena rushed out and Ravi pulled Mridu into the house. “Wait, let me take off my slippers,” protested Mridu. She set them out neatly near a pair of large […]

Read More
9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

A Game of Chance A Game of Chance : a game of chance EVERY year on the occasion of Eid, there was a fair in our village. Eid was celebrated only one day but the fair lasted many days. Tradesmen from far and wide came there with all […]

Read More
9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

A Different Kind of School A Different Kind of School : A Different Kind of School I had heard a great deal about Miss Beam’s school. But not till last week did the chance come to visit it. When I arrived there was no one in sight but […]

Read More